Boeing delivered to Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) its first 787-10 Dreamliner, which will play a key role in the airline’s fleet and network expansion. The largest member of the Dreamliner family sets the benchmark for fuel efficiency and operating economics and will complement Saudia’s fleet of 787-9. Sigue leyendo
AirAsia has taken delivery of its first A330neo aircraft, to be operated by its long-haul affiliate AirAsia X Thailand. The aircraft was delivered via lessor Avolon and is the first of two A330neos set to join the airline’s fleet by the end of the year.
Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A330-900, one of 35 A330neos the Atlanta, Georgia-based airline has on order. With new fuel-efficient engines, aerodynamic improvements and the advanced Airspace by Airbus cabin, the A330-900 will give Delta a premier long-haul, wide-body aircraft with exceptionally low operating costs.
Regulators from across the globe are meeting today in Texas (USA), to discuss a possible return to service of the grounded Boeing 737 MAX. The FAA is currently reviewing Boeing’s proposed ‘software fix’ and is already looking ahead at taking the plane back to the sky.
La Agencia Europea de Seguridad Aérea informó hoy que ha emitido una directiva de aeronavegabilidad mediante la cual suspende todas las operaciones de vuelo de todos los aviones Boeing modelo 737-8 MAX y 737-9 MAX en la Unión Eiuropea. Islandia y Suiza se han adheridi a la medida
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) tiene otro excelente verano por delante para los clientes que vuelen sin interrupciones desde España a los Estados Unidos. Con vuelos diarios desde tres ciudades españolas: Madrid, Barcelona y Málaga, los pasajeros tienen una gran cantidad de opciones para llegar a todos los rincones de los Estados Unidos a través de los hubs de Delta en Atlanta, Detroit y Nueva York-JFK.
Boeing delivered the first 737 MAX 8 to Comair Limited, which becomes the first airline in sub-Sahara Africa to operate the fuel-efficient jet. The airplane is the first of eight 737 MAX airplanes on order for Comair as the airline looks to refresh its fleet and offer better service for its passengers.
Emirates, que lleva operando en España desde el verano de 2010, continúa brindando una conectividad global a los pasajeros a través de sus cuatro servicios diarios entre España y Dubái con una capacidad anual de casi 1,5 millones de asientos en las rutas españolas en 2018.
Volotea, the airline of mid and small‐sized European cities, has carried 6.57 million passengers in 2018, up 36% in comparison to 4.82 million in 2017. The airline will operate in 83 airports which will be connected with 319 routes, 41 of them new destinations.
The routes that contributed more to this significant growth were the European ones (excluding Portugal), in which TAP transported 932 thousand passengers more than in 2017, equivalent to over 10.7 percent.
Air Senegal’s first A330neo has touched down at Blaise-Diagne International Airport in Dakar. The A330neo, painted in the livery of Air Senegal and named “Casamance”, was presented during a ceremony attended by His Excellency M. Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal, Mr. Philippe Bohn, Chief Executive Officer Air Senegal.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced healthy but moderating global passenger traffic results for November 2018. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 6.2% compared to November 2017, a slight deceleration from 6.3% growth in October.